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Run For Your Lives: The Sequester Takes Effect

RGR28 Wrote: Mar 01, 2013 7:57 PM
crazy " GOP Representative makes predictable comment equating firearms restrictions with chopping off his manhood. "You folks in Chicago want me to get castrated because your families are having too many kids!" Actually, he is pretty close to the truth about the symbolic meaning of guns to those in the gun culture.

President Obama's (miniscule) sequester cuts have taken effect -- and yet planes remain airborne, food remains edible, zombies haven't invaded shopping malls, and -- if you're reading this -- you still have a pulse.  When, as expected, both Senate bills failed on procedural votes yesterday, today's outcome became inevitable.  Filling in on Hugh Hewitt's nationally-syndicated radio show last night, I asked Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell what to expect from today's window-dressing meeting at the White House:

GB: So both Senate plans went down today, neither one is...